Liz Lore was born and raised on a farm outside of Boston, Massachusetts and is currently based in Nova Scotia, Canada. Lore's mother is American and Canadian of Scottish descent and Lore’s father was an American who emigrated from Hungary.
After a career in engineering and marketing, Lore completed a degree in Fine Arts at the Arts University in Bournemouth. Her first degree was in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie-Mellon University, Pennsylvania with a major in French. She also obtained a post graduate diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing with particular focus on strategy, communications and research. This experience informs the conceptual and spatial elements in her work.
She completed a semester as an exchange student at Magyar Kepzomuveszeti Egyetem (Hungarian University of Fine Arts) Lore exhibited in Central Budapest at the FKSE Gallery with other international artists in December 2012.